Somerset County Parks and Recreation
Our destination bursts with natural beauty that makes it an idyllic setting for playing outdoors. Breathtaking parks and gardens, both community and private. Superb equestrian centers and country clubs. Highly rated and popular golf courses. Action-packed possibilities for a broad spectrum of sports, including professional baseball. Get moving—and start exploring Somerset County.
Lord Stirling Stable offers a full complement of horseback riding activities for riders of most ages and abilities, including: • Introductory rides • Lead Line Pony Rides • Pony Parties • Summer Riding Lessons and Workshops • Beginner Trail Rides • Horse Rentals • Group Trail Rides and Hayrides • Spring Junior Horse ShowRead More
Sponsoring organization for the Far Hills Race Meeting and Mars Essex Horse Trials.Read More
The grounds of Natirar offer possibilities limited only by your imagination. Every season brings a new adventure on the 500 acre estate: winter is perfect for cross-country skiing on the trails; the spring air welcomes a hike or jog; summer brings out the fishing poles in the hunt for trout hiding in the North Branch of the Raritan River; roundRead More
Neshanic Valley Golf Course is the flagship public facility of the five-course Somerset County Park Commission System. The 27-hole championship course, nine-hole Academy Course, the Learning Center, and the Callaway Golf Performance Center were designed to accommodate the needs of golfers of all abilities. Designed by Hurdzan/Fry, the course covers 350 acres of rolling Branchburg, New Jersey farmland. The 12,000Read More
Welcome to New Jersey National Golf Club, one of Central New Jersey’s best kept secrets. A premier private golf club nestled in the lush meadows of the Watchung Mountains, New Jersey National boasts 18-holes of Championship Golf and the casually elegant Red Oak Grille restaurant, while also serving as the perfect public venue to host parties and special events forRead More
North Branch Greenway Park is a nine acre tract located on Milltown Road in Bridgewater, offering a lighted in-line skating rink, a basketball court, and an open play field. Access to fishing locations on the North Branch of the Raritan River is also provided.Read More